A Voyage to Terra Australis, undertaken for the Purpose of completing the Discovery of that Vast Country, and prosecuted in the years 1801, 1802, and 1803, in His Majesty's Ship the 'Investigator', and subsequently in the Armed Vessel 'Porpoise' and 'Cumberland' Schooner. With an Account of the Shipwreck of the 'Porpoise', Arrival of the 'Cumberland' at Mauritius, and Imprisonment of the Commander during six years and a half in that Island. Matthew FLINDERS.

A Voyage to Terra Australis, undertaken for the Purpose of completing the Discovery of that Vast Country, and prosecuted in the years 1801, 1802, and 1803, in His Majesty's Ship the 'Investigator', and subsequently in the Armed Vessel 'Porpoise' and 'Cumberland' Schooner. With an Account of the Shipwreck of the 'Porpoise', Arrival of the 'Cumberland' at Mauritius, and Imprisonment of the Commander during six years and a half in that Island

Adelaide, Government Printer, 1989 (facsimile edition)/ 1814.

Large quarto, two volumes of text plus the elephant folio atlas (containing 18 charts and 10 plates).

Half dark blue calf and cream cloth; a fine set in the dark red felt-covered wooden box (still in the original printed carton, a trifle knocked about).

A superb production, limited to only 500 numbered sets; this set is number 1.

Item #118899

Price (AUD): $2,000.00

Status: Reserved
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